The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cardiff region that had Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 34 49 43
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 39 25 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 5.86% 3.64% 3.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.95% 3.69% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 38 22 19
Median salary £36,250 £36,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,550 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £51,750 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Software Developer
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cardiff region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
656 678 579
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 98.65% 98.69% 97.80%
Number of salaries quoted 611 598 500
Median salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of job ads across the Cardiff region that featured Software Developer in the job title.

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Cardiff region.

Software Developer Salary Trend in Cardiff

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, Software Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cardiff region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 47 (72.31%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (56.92%) C#
3 35 (53.85%) .NET
4 31 (47.69%) JavaScript
4 31 (47.69%) HTML
5 29 (44.62%) MVC
6 28 (43.08%) CSS
7 26 (40.00%) SQL Server
7 26 (40.00%) Scrum
8 24 (36.92%) ASP.NET
8 24 (36.92%) Java
9 20 (30.77%) PHP
9 20 (30.77%) SQL
10 16 (24.62%) C++
10 16 (24.62%) TDD
10 16 (24.62%) ASP.NET MVC
11 15 (23.08%) User Experience
11 15 (23.08%) Games
11 15 (23.08%) Microsoft
12 13 (20.00%) jQuery
13 12 (18.46%) Python
13 12 (18.46%) MS Excel
13 12 (18.46%) T-SQL
14 11 (16.92%) Software Engineering
14 11 (16.92%) AngularJS
14 11 (16.92%) NoSQL
15 10 (15.38%) DevOps
15 10 (15.38%) Ruby
15 10 (15.38%) XML
16 9 (13.85%) NHS

Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (9.23%) ColdFusion
2 4 (6.15%) Tomcat
3 3 (4.62%) IIS
3 3 (4.62%) JBoss
3 3 (4.62%) WebLogic
3 3 (4.62%) WebSphere
4 2 (3.08%) Apache
4 2 (3.08%) Apache Solr
4 2 (3.08%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.54%) CMS
5 1 (1.54%) Umbraco
Applications
1 12 (18.46%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.08%) GitHub
2 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.08%) Internet
1 2 (3.08%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (16.92%) NoSQL
3 7 (10.77%) MySQL
4 5 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (6.15%) Relational Database
6 3 (4.62%) MongoDB
7 2 (3.08%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (3.08%) Riak
Development Applications
1 9 (13.85%) Git (software)
2 6 (9.23%) Subversion
2 6 (9.23%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (7.69%) Mercurial
4 3 (4.62%) TeamCity
5 2 (3.08%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.54%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.54%) Maven
6 1 (1.54%) NUnit
General
1 15 (23.08%) Games
2 7 (10.77%) Finance
3 4 (6.15%) Advertising
4 2 (3.08%) Electronics
4 2 (3.08%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.08%) Marketing
4 2 (3.08%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (53.85%) .NET
2 31 (47.69%) HTML
3 28 (43.08%) CSS
4 24 (36.92%) ASP.NET
5 16 (24.62%) ASP.NET MVC
6 13 (20.00%) jQuery
7 11 (16.92%) AngularJS
8 10 (15.38%) XML
9 9 (13.85%) HTML5
9 9 (13.85%) XForms
10 8 (12.31%) Node.js
11 7 (10.77%) Sass
11 7 (10.77%) Web Services
12 6 (9.23%) CSS3
13 5 (7.69%) .NET Framework
13 5 (7.69%) Backbone.js
13 5 (7.69%) Ember.js
13 5 (7.69%) J2EE
13 5 (7.69%) Spring
13 5 (7.69%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (23.08%) User Experience
2 9 (13.85%) Informatics
2 9 (13.85%) NHS
3 6 (9.23%) Management Information System
4 4 (6.15%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.62%) Mathematics
6 2 (3.08%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (3.08%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.54%) Fintech
7 1 (1.54%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.69%) Linux
2 3 (4.62%) Unix
3 1 (1.54%) Android
3 1 (1.54%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.54%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (72.31%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (44.62%) MVC
3 26 (40.00%) Scrum
4 16 (24.62%) TDD
5 11 (16.92%) Software Engineering
6 10 (15.38%) DevOps
7 9 (13.85%) Coaching
8 7 (10.77%) SDLC
9 6 (9.23%) Unit Testing
10 5 (7.69%) Graceful Degradation
10 5 (7.69%) Progressive Enhancement
10 5 (7.69%) Responsive Web Design
10 5 (7.69%) Web Usability
11 4 (6.15%) Mentoring
12 3 (4.62%) Software Delivery
12 3 (4.62%) Translating Business Requirements
12 3 (4.62%) UX Design
12 3 (4.62%) Web Development
13 2 (3.08%) Continuous Integration
13 2 (3.08%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 37 (56.92%) C#
2 31 (47.69%) JavaScript
3 24 (36.92%) Java
4 20 (30.77%) PHP
4 20 (30.77%) SQL
5 16 (24.62%) C++
6 12 (18.46%) Python
6 12 (18.46%) T-SQL
7 10 (15.38%) Ruby
8 4 (6.15%) Scala
9 3 (4.62%) C
9 3 (4.62%) VB.NET
10 2 (3.08%) Clojure
10 2 (3.08%) Erlang
10 2 (3.08%) Haskell
11 1 (1.54%) ActionScript
11 1 (1.54%) ActionScript 3.0
11 1 (1.54%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.54%) Perl
11 1 (1.54%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (9.23%) Degree
2 2 (3.08%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 15 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.15%) TOWER Software
2 4 (6.15%) Xamarin
3 3 (4.62%) Google
3 3 (4.62%) Oracle
3 3 (4.62%) RedGate
3 3 (4.62%) Sybase
4 2 (3.08%) SAP
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